Impact A Hero, a leading charity dedicated to helping Wounded Warriors, announced today that Richard H. Lynch, one of its co-founders, will be departing his role as president in order to pursue other interests, effective October 31, 2015. In addition, Mr. Lynch will step down from the charity’s Board of Directors upon his departure as president.
“I would like to thank all of those who donated to Impact A Hero and our great team of volunteers,” said Mr. Richard Lynch. “I am exceptionally proud of all that we have accomplished in terms of both emotional and financial support. Impact A Hero has enjoyed great success over the past eleven years, and I expect that will continue into the future. To the wounded heroes and Gold Star families, I am humbled and honored to have been able to serve you all these years.”
“On behalf of the other directors, I would like to express our sincere appreciation to Dick Lynch for the fine contributions to Impact a Hero since he founded this fine organization,” said Dan Sullenbarger, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Impact a Hero. “We were fortunate to have him lead us for such an extended period of time. I am confident that our organization will continue to be recognized as the bench mark of support to our nation’s heroes and their families for years to come.”